Originally written on Minus Twenty-Two  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Jamarcus
So, JaMarcus Russell hopes to make it back in the NFL. Yes, the National Football League. And yes, JaMarcus Russell, the same epic draft bust/ex-Raiders QB/fatso/broke person/purple drank connoisseur we all came to love to make fun of. Here’s NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport: Best Mobile-based news of the week: JaMarcus Russell is making a comeback! No lie. At 305 lbs now, hoping for 265. May make a Combine cameo — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 23, 2013 And just so things are clear: FYI: My JaMarcus Russell tweet was not a joke. He really is attempting a comeback. Hear he’s serious this time at a real gym. We’ll see. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 23, 2013 Probably not a good sign for Russell if people reporting about his attempted comeback need to clarify that they are not joking. Russell hasn’t played in the league since 2009 and had absolutely horrid career numbers in his three season. But, reportedly, Russell is already down from 320 pounds and has an all-star support team h...
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